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Tyler attorney announces run for DA

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A Tyler-based attorney announced his candidacy for Smith County District Attorney on Monday.

Austin Jackson will pursue the Republican nomination for DA in the March 2014 primary.

Jackson served as Assistant District Attorney in Gregg County before opening a law firm in Smith County in 2008.

When contacted on Monday afternoon, current Smith County DA Matt Bingham said that he plans to seek reelection in 2014.

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